NewsWatch: This smart play on silver may help investors outperform gold
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Silver’s looking good. But is it the right time to buy? See full story.
The GT S: Mercedes reclaims its sports-car roots
Mercedes-Benz’s GT S, an aluminum skin drawn taut to strain against the wind, is the through-line, the illusion of continuity of spirit and style that leaps across a missing half-century. See full story.
Bentley updates its spectacular Continental GT family
It’s Bentley Motors’ best-selling Continental GT family, updated for 2016. Do you want one? Of course you do. See full story.
Ikea’s not-so-secret ingredient: Swedish meatballs
One of the top-selling items at the Swedish furniture retailer Ikea, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in the U.S. on Friday, is not flat-packed and requires no assembly. See full story.
Drought-stricken California loves gasoline more than water
California’s refineries aren’t required to curtail water consumption, according to a special report from Platts. See full story.
MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE
China, where driving a Buick and drinking a PBR are signs you’ve made it. See full story.